Dover woman arrested on drug charges
DOVER — Christine Spinney, 20, was arrested on the suspicion she supplied heroin to a 16-year-old girl who overdosed on the drug on Friday, Dec. 23, on South East Mountain Road in Dover.The Dover Rescue Squad responded to the call regarding the overdose. Members transported the girl to St. Francis Hospital, where she was treated and later released, according to a press release issued by the New York State Police Department.State troopers allege Spinney bought the heroin in Poughkeepsie and supplied it to the 16-year-old.Spinney has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child, unlawfully dealing with a child, criminal possession of a controlled substance 7th degree, possession of a hypodermic instrument and unlawful possession of marijuana. Spinney was arraigned at the Town of Poughkeepsie Court and remanded to the Dutchess County Jail in lieu of bail. She was scheduled to return to court on Tuesday, Jan. 3.